Boxing

Mike Tyson Gave the Perfect Speech on Being a Champion Alabama Mike Tyson Gave the Perfect Speech on Being a Champion , Editor 5:15pm, November 12

Guest speakers visiting college football teams during fall camp is nothing new. Choosing them, however, creates its own set of…

Did You Know These Athletes Are Military Veterans? National Did You Know These Athletes Are Military Veterans? , Editor 7:46pm, November 8

November 11 is recognized as Veterans Day across America, but sometimes, it feels like we don't truly honor military veterans…

Soccer Star Megan Rapinoe Honored as Sportswoman of the Year National Soccer Star Megan Rapinoe Honored as Sportswoman of the Year , 3:39pm, October 17

Soccer star Megan Rapinoe and boxer Claressa Shields have been honored as Sportswomen of the Year by the Women's Sports…

Boxer, 27, Dies From Brain Injuries After Vicious KO Boxing Boxer, 27, Dies From Brain Injuries After Vicious KO , 10:15am, October 17

CHICAGO (AP) — Boxer Patrick Day died Wednesday, four days after sustaining head injuries in a fight with Charles Conwell.…

Boxer Errol Spence Crashes Ferrari, Remains in ICU at Dallas Hospital Boxing Boxer Errol Spence Crashes Ferrari, Remains in ICU at Dallas Hospital , 11:08am, October 10

DALLAS (AP) — Welterweight boxing champion Errol Spence crashed a speeding Ferrari in Dallas early Thursday and was badly injured…

Mike Tyson Smokes $40,000 of Weed a Month, Which Sounds Way Too High National Mike Tyson Smokes $40,000 of Weed a Month, Which Sounds Way Too High , Editor 12:06pm, August 14

Mike Tyson was once known as "The Baddest Man on the Planet." He more than lived up to that nickname…

Boxer, 28, Dies of Severe Brain Injuries Sustained in Friday Night Fight Boxing Boxer, 28, Dies of Severe Brain Injuries Sustained in Friday Night Fight , 1:47pm, July 23

MOSCOW (AP) — Boxer Maxim Dadashev has died after suffering a brain injury in a fight in Maryland. He was…

Former Boxing Champ ‘Sweet Pea’ Whitaker Dies After Being Hit By Car Boxing Former Boxing Champ ‘Sweet Pea’ Whitaker Dies After Being Hit By Car , 12:05pm, July 15

Former boxing champion Pernell Whitaker has died after he was hit by a car in Virginia. He was 55. Police…

Muhammad Ali Mural Vandalized With Hate Speech National Muhammad Ali Mural Vandalized With Hate Speech , 12:53pm, June 13

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A vandal has painted the words "racist," ''antisemitic" and "homophobe" on a mural of boxing champ…

3 Years After Muhammad Ali’s Death, Listen to Billy Crystal’s Perfect Tribute National 3 Years After Muhammad Ali’s Death, Listen to Billy Crystal’s Perfect Tribute , 5:20pm, June 3

On Friday in Louisville, Kentucky, famed boxer Muhammad Ali was mourned by thousands of friends and family. One of those…

Baltimore Mayor Thinks Public Boxing Matches Could End Gun Violence. Really? National Baltimore Mayor Thinks Public Boxing Matches Could End Gun Violence. Really? , Editor 5:02pm, June 3

It's no secret that gun violence is one the hottest talking points across America. Just last weekend, a longtime Virginia…

“I Beat Men Up All the Time”: Female Boxer Calls Out Top Male Fighters Fights “I Beat Men Up All the Time”: Female Boxer Calls Out Top Male Fighters , Editor 4:36pm, April 18

You've probably never heard the name Claressa Shields in your life. I mean, why would you? It's not like female…

Conor McGregor Nabs Stranger’s Cellphone, Gets Arrested for Robbery MMA Conor McGregor Nabs Stranger’s Cellphone, Gets Arrested for Robbery , 9:44pm, March 11

MIAMI (AP) — Mixed martial artist and boxer Conor McGregor has been arrested in South Florida for stealing the cellphone…

George Foreman Shares Emotional Message After Daughter Freeda Dies National George Foreman Shares Emotional Message After Daughter Freeda Dies , 5:06pm, March 11

HUMBLE, Texas (AP) — Freeda George Foreman, the daughter of former heavyweight champion George Foreman and briefly a boxer herself,…

Louisville’s Airport Will Officially Be Renamed to Honor “The Greatest” National Louisville’s Airport Will Officially Be Renamed to Honor “The Greatest” , 11:13am, January 17

Muhammad Ali was never worried about a fight. Honestly, there really wasn’t much “The Greatest” was ever fearful of. The…

WATCH: Clever Woman Gets Free Boxing Lesson From Floyd Mayweather Sr. National WATCH: Clever Woman Gets Free Boxing Lesson From Floyd Mayweather Sr. , 3:55pm, January 9

At one point or another, every sports fan has wanted to be a professional athlete. Whether it’s to shine in…

You Know These 8 Sports Moments, But They Never Should’ve Happened Fights You Know These 8 Sports Moments, But They Never Should’ve Happened , Editor 1:46pm, January 4

The sports world is full of powerful stories and iconic playoff moments that define each generation. With every championship team and…

SHOCKER: Floyd Mayweather Beats Kickboxer Who Wasn’t Allowed to Kick Fights SHOCKER: Floyd Mayweather Beats Kickboxer Who Wasn’t Allowed to Kick , 11:56am, December 31

SAITAMA, Japan (AP) — It took less than three minutes for Floyd Mayweather to knock down his Japanese kickboxer opponent…

Did You Know These Athletes Are Military Veterans? National Did You Know These Athletes Are Military Veterans? , Editor 7:46pm, November 8

November 11 is recognized as Veterans Day across America, but sometimes, it feels like we don't truly honor military veterans…

Mike Tyson Gave the Perfect Speech on Being a Champion Alabama Mike Tyson Gave the Perfect Speech on Being a Champion , Editor 5:15pm, November 12

Guest speakers visiting college football teams during fall camp is nothing new. Choosing them, however, creates its own set of…

Soccer Star Megan Rapinoe Honored as Sportswoman of the Year National Soccer Star Megan Rapinoe Honored as Sportswoman of the Year , 3:39pm, October 17

Soccer star Megan Rapinoe and boxer Claressa Shields have been honored as Sportswomen of the Year by the Women's Sports…

Boxer, 27, Dies From Brain Injuries After Vicious KO Boxing Boxer, 27, Dies From Brain Injuries After Vicious KO , 10:15am, October 17

CHICAGO (AP) — Boxer Patrick Day died Wednesday, four days after sustaining head injuries in a fight with Charles Conwell.…